Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri)

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Brahmi, also known as Water Hyssop or Indian Pennywort is a long creeping perennial herb that produces sweet, delicate white or violete flowers that will generally bloom for 4 to 6 months continuously throughout the year and succulent, oblong green leaves. This is a wetland plant that primarily grows in super moist environments near ponds, marshes, or bogs. Brahmi is an excellent plant for hydroponic grow operations, aquariums, or water gardens/ponds! 

In India the plant is known locally as 'Brahmi', named after the Hindu deity Brahma, the God of Creation. Brahmi is a highly regarded rejuvenating herb in Ayurvedic ethnobotany. You can find Brahmi as a common ingredient in many herbal supplements marketed for "providing focus, energy, and enhancing memory." These modern claims are based on traditional understanding and usage of the herb.  

Plant Type:
Perennial Creeping Herb

Harvest Season:
Blooms: Summer - Fall
Leaves: Year-Round

Mature Size:
Up to 6 in. tall
Spread up to 2-3 ft.

Soil & Moisture:
 Rich, moist, sandy soil. Loves water!

Light Requirements:
Full Sun (with ample water), Part Shade, Shade

Self-Fertile:
Yes

Growth Rate:
Fast

Zone Hardiness:
Outdoors 8-11 with frost protection; Patio/Greenhouse 4+

Propagation:
Our Brahmi is grown from cuttings and is capable of harvest within the growing season.

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